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Swarm Intelligent Application in Networks Routing Problem

International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2016
Firas Ali Hashim

Firas Ali Hashim. Article: Swarm Intelligent Application in Networks Routing Problem. International Journal of Computer Applications 133(1):25-28, January 2016. Published by Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA. BibTeX

	author = {Firas Ali Hashim},
	title = {Article: Swarm Intelligent Application in Networks Routing Problem},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	year = {2016},
	volume = {133},
	number = {1},
	pages = {25-28},
	month = {January},
	note = {Published by Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA}


This paper presents an Ant Colony Optimization (ACO) approach used to find the optimal solutions in the routing problem; it is one of the swarm intelligent applications. The Proposed method is used to determine the optimal path from source to destination for any size of networks. Optimal Path means the less cost path. The packets are sent from source node to destination node throw all node from one to another, which are traveling through the computer network. ACO algorithm can successfully find the optimal path and reduce the time.


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Ant Colony Optimization (ACO), Swam Intelligent, Networks Routing, Optimal Path